To extend the authorization of the National Flood Insurance Program, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 35th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 30, 2009
Length: 5 pages
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 29, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Congresswoman Maxine Waters Introduces Legislation to Extend Flood Insurance Program”
— Rep. Maxine Waters [D-CA43] (Sponsor) on Jul 27, 2009
Jul 9, 2009
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Jul 29, 2009
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
May 14, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2578.
H.R. 3139 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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